North Korea

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    Two Koreas start journey for railway reconnection

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 12:00am on December 01, 2018

    A South Korean train crossed into North Korea on Friday for the first time in a decade - packed with engineers on a mission to...

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    But does not have to be ‘German Style’

    Andre Vltchek | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2018

    IT IS strange that when you come from the south, near to the DMZ (De-militarised zone, which divides Korea into two parts), you will see...

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    N Korea tests ultramodern tactical weapon

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:52am on November 16, 2018

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has overseen the testing of a ‘newly developed ultramodern tactical weapon’, Pyongyang’s state media reported Friday, a move seen...

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    Two Koreas, UN Command discuss demilitarising border

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 01:03am on October 17, 2018

    The two Koreas and the US-led United Nations Command held talks Tuesday on demilitarising a section of the heavily fortified border dividing the peninsula, as...

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    North Korea intends to abolish all nuclear weapons, South says

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 02:47pm on October 12, 2018

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un intends to abolish all nuclear weapons, materials and facilities to achieve ‘complete’ denuclearisation, South Korean president Moon Jae-in, who...

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    Kim, Pompeo agree to 2nd US-N Korea summit ‘at earliest date’

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 12:00am on October 08, 2018

    Kim Jong Un has agreed to hold a second summit with US president Donald Trump as soon as possible, Seoul said Sunday, after Washington’s top...

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    Trump says he and Kim Jong Un 'in love'

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:45am on September 30, 2018

    US president Donald Trump said he and North Korea's Kim Jong Un have fallen ‘in love’ — their romance fuelled by ‘beautiful letters’ he received...

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    North Korea for developing people-to-people contact

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:57am on September 30, 2018

    Ambassador of Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Pak Song Yop expressed his country’s keen interest to build up people-to-people relationship with Bangladesh....

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    China, Russia call for easing of N Korea sanctions at UN

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 02:12am on September 29, 2018

    China and Russia called Thursday for an easing of sanctions against North Korea, rejecting a US push at the UN Security Council for vigorous enforcement...

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    Trump follows, DPRK-Iran lead

    Paul Rogers | Updated at 12:00am on September 29, 2018

    IN THE United States’s entanglements with North Korea and Iran there is a common factor: the current initiative belongs not to Washington but to these...